Monday, April 24, 2017 12:18 AM
ORLANDO, Fla.—The American Academy of Optometry
has named the recipients of the 2017 Student Travel Fellowship Awards.
Friday, April 14, 2017 12:30 AM
NEW YORK—Each year, the Vision Choice Awards distinguish the best products as voted upon by show attendees. Here are the winners of the 2017 Vision Choice Awards.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 12:21 AM
SYLMAR, Calif.—Second Sight Medical Products
(NASDAQ: EYES) announced that its chairman, Robert Greenberg, MD, PhD, will be inducted as a National Academy of Inventors
(NAI) Fellow at a ceremony to be held this evening at the Sixth Annual Conference of the National Academy of Inventors at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum in Boston, Mass.
Monday, April 10, 2017 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—Nancy Ness, VP Marketing, Jobson Optical Retail Group, has been named by Folio
as one of their Top Women in Media in the category of corporate visionaries.
Saturday, April 1, 2017 12:21 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The AOA
and Optometry Cares—The AOA Foundation
announced the 2017 National Optometry Hall of Fame inductees. Since 1998, the National Optometry Hall of Fame has recognized and honored doctors of optometry who have made significant and long-lasting contributions to the optometric profession.
Monday, March 27, 2017 12:21 AM
NEW YORK—The Student Innovator of the Year award from the Rick Bay Foundation
recognizes the innovative and creative ideas of a current student at an optometry college. The goal is to support optometry’s next generation of innovative leaders.
Friday, March 24, 2017 12:21 AM
LAKELAND, Tenn.—The Opticians Association of America
announced that Sue Shire of Michigan has been named the 2017 OAA State Leader of the Year.
Monday, March 20, 2017 12:33 AM
NEW YORK—The Accessories Council
will celebrate its 21st annual ACE Awards, honoring individuals and companies who have furthered the awareness and use of accessories, on Aug. 7 at Cipriani 42nd Street here.
Friday, March 10, 2017 12:24 AM
DENVER, Colo.—Optometry Giving Sight
announced that students from 30 schools of optometry and pre-optometry student clubs across North America, have raised more than $40,000 as part of the 2016 World Sight Day Student Challenge
, to help fund the development of optometry in underserved communities throughout the world.
Monday, March 6, 2017 12:18 AM
DULUTH, Ga.—National Vision Inc.
(NVI)—an optical retailer providing comprehensive, quality, affordable eyecare and eyewear—announced the grand prize winner and two runner-ups of its 2016-2017 Grant Program.
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:27 AM
DALLAS—The Optical Women’s Association
(OWA) heads into its 20th year of celebrating and promoting the achievements of women in the optical industry with two events in New York City—a Champagne Breakfast and Star Awards celebration, and an invitation-only VIP OWA Annual Star Award Ceremony & Networking Event.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:24 AM
has recognized 10 eyecare practices across the U.S as 2017’s Best Practices
, the company announced. This new class of honorees was chosen after a nationwide search for eyecare practices that advance the profession through innovation, industry leadership and patient experience.